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Cybersecurity startup Brinqa raises $110mln from Insight Partners

Shortage of cybersecurity talent makes software that can automate a large part of the security work increasingly important

SMEs in Oman come to the fore during COVID pandemic

There are 52,524 SMEs currently operating in the country

EDB, RAKBANK sign deal on SME financing options, credit guarantees

RAKBANK can offer up to $2.72mln financing to small and medium-sized enterprises

Egypt’s SMEs Development Agency, Banque du Caire sign $31.8mln microfinance agreement

10,000 loans will be provided in various governorates, which will provide thousands of job opportunities

Turkey's Getir raises $555mln as quick-delivery funding booms

Getir plans to invest the proceeds in launching in Paris and Berlin this month following rollouts in London and Amsterdam

UK says all state contract bidders must commit to 2050 net zero goal

Measures will help green our economy, while not overly burdening businesses, particularly SMEs

USAID launches TRADE project to increase Egyptian SME exports

Meeting discussed the strategy to support SMEs in the engineering industries sector

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